4 pm Apr 25, 2013
The legacy of Shamshad Begum
Discuss the immense contribution of the legend who passed away recently with an acclaimed Sufi singer.
14 questions answered | No question pending
- RIP ? or RIH (rest in hearts)? Asked by: DK
- Lyricist you admire most from the current lot? Asked by: Yaseen Anwer
- Can poetry bring change in our society? Asked by: Yaseen Anwer
- Any book on the legacy of Shamshad Begum? Asked by: Honey
- How did she get along with her contemporaries like suraiya, lata, Noor Jehan? Asked by: Urmi
- What is more important for a singer if asked to choose one, good music or good lyrics? Asked by: Yaseen Anwer
- How did she enter the field of music & cinema at that time? Asked by: fatima
- How will history remember her? Asked by: Farhan
- Zila Khan As the most powerful voice in the film industry ever and as the lady who created a path for us women to have the courage and conviction to not 'break' but 'adjust' with the rules of household/ father/world and still find a way and come forward to do respectfully what she is good at and what her heart so desires.
- Has anyone got the classics in a disc and marketed it ?? Asked by: sundar1950in
- Purity of music and Lyrics, the hallmark of yesteryears filmi songs lost .Why ?? Asked by: sundar1950in
- Her biggest contribution to Bollywood? Asked by: Jyoti
- Your favourite Shamshad Begum song... Asked by: Isha
- with a golden voice and traditional musical instruments and a simple system of technology for audio recording BEGUM had made herself Unforgettable.. The richness of the lyrics added to the magical spell. Do we have anything like that today which we shall remember after five decades ?? Asked by: sundar1950in
- Zila Khan Hopefully but only hopefully, and I say this only because there have been many times when I'v had to step away from the microphone because of the power of the voice, and I heard Shamshad Begum had to do the same many a times.But where can one fine the Ghulam Haidar's, Naushad sahab's ? who appreciated her voice and singing so much and added to making those songs eternal.
- Any award being instituted in her name for classical and /or film songs ?? Asked by: sundar1950in